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British translator works on Shaanxi dialect


For British sinologist Robin Gilbank, taking the No.311 bus in the northwestern Chinese city of Xi'an is as enlightening as attending a lecture on Chinese literature.

Horoscope

Happy birthday: After a few weeks of stormy weather, blue skies are heading your way. Take this time to appreciate everything you have in your life, no matter how small. Financial matters are looking up. Your lucky numbers: 1, 5, 6, 12, 14.
Source: Global Times | 2018/2/7 16:28:39

Learning Chinese

Chat attack forever alone 孤独终老
Source: Global Times | 2018/2/7 16:23:39

Los Angeles Times faces possible ownership change

The Los Angeles Times could soon change owners as US biotech billionaire Patrick Soon-Shiong is nearing a deal to buy it, the newspaper reported Tuesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/2/7 14:56:10

Endangered antelopes, gazelles starve in Mongolia amid freezing weather

Sixteen endangered Saiga antelopes and an undetermined number of gazelles were reportedly found dead in Mongolia due to food shortage as the temperature slips to minus 40 degrees Celsius.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/2/6 18:27:05

French chef seals comeback with third Michelin star

Marc Veyrat, the comeback king of French cuisine, was back at the top of the culinary pecking order Monday after the Michelin guide awarded him the maximum three stars.
Source: AFP | 2018/2/6 17:03:39

Crossword

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Source: Global Times | 2018/2/6 16:33:39

Horoscope

Happy birthday: Don't let anyone force you into doing something you are uncomfortable with. If you have to walk away from the table, go ahead and do so. It will be better to make others angry than it is to betray your principles. Your lucky numbers: 3, 6, 8, 12, 16.
Source: Global Times | 2018/2/6 16:28:39

Learning Chinese

Chat attack obesity from overwork 过劳肥
Source: Global Times | 2018/2/6 15:18:39

Crossword

Crossword for teabreak
Source: Global Times | 2018/2/5 15:03:40

Horoscope

Happy birthday: Keep a close eye on your finances today. Major shifts are happening when it comes to your financial luck. If you react too slowly, you may lose more than you can safely handle. Being proactive will be to your benefit. Your lucky numbers: 2, 3, 4, 15, 18.
Source: Global Times | 2018/2/5 15:03:39

Learning Chinese

Chat attack dormitory 集体宿舍
Source: Global Times | 2018/2/5 14:58:39

Chinese lunar new year celebrated in western Germany

A gala featuring songs and dances was held on Sunday evening in the western German town of Hanau where 600 people celebrated the upcoming Spring Festival, or the Chinese Lunar New Year.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/2/5 8:59:42

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Crossword for teabreak
Source: Global Times | 2018/2/4 18:43:40